Full draw: Arsenal face West Brom in Carabao Cup second round


Arsenal have been drawn away to West Brom in the second round of the Carabao Cup, while Aston Villa will travel to Barrow.

All Premier League sides not involved in Europe featured in the second-round draw, with Newcastle taking on Burnley and Leeds hosting League One side Crewe, while Everton have drawn Championship opposition in Huddersfield Town.

Elsewhere, Watford drew Crystal Palace, Southampton are heading to League Two outfit Newport County, and Premier League newcomers Brentford welcome Forest Green Rovers.

The matches will be played during the week beginning Monday August 23, and Sky Sports will announce which games will be broadcast live in due course.

Fulham and West Brom, both relegated from the Premier League last season, were also new names in the pot for the second round, and it was the latter who drew Arsenal, who last won the tournament in 1993.

Meanwhile, Fulham face a trip to Birmingham City, while Sheffield United host Derby after Wayne Rooney’s side overcame a scare to beat Salford on penalties in the first round.

Wolves head to Nottingham Forest, Norwich host Bournemouth, Cardiff host Brighton, and QPR’s reward for a shootout win over Leyton Orient is a home match against Oxford United.

Manchester City, Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea, Leicester, West Ham and Tottenham will all feature in the third-round draw, Skysports reports.

Carabao Cup second-round draw in full

North Section

Oldham Athletic vs Accrington Stanley
Newcastle United vs Burnley
Wigan Athletic vs Bolton Wanderers
Huddersfield Town vs Everton
Sheffield United vs Derby County
Stoke City vs Doncaster Rovers
Shrewsbury Town vs Rochdale
Nottingham Forest vs Wolverhampton Wanderers
Morecambe vs Preston North End
Blackpool vs Sunderland
Leeds United vs Crewe Alexandra
Barrow vs Aston Villa

South Section

Brentford vs Forest Green Rovers
Millwall vs Cambridge United
West Bromwich Albion vs Arsenal
Norwich City vs AFC Bournemouth
Cardiff City vs Brighton & Hove Albion
Birmingham City vs Fulham
Gillingham vs Cheltenham Town
Queens Park Rangers vs Oxford United
Swansea City vs Plymouth Argyle
Stevenage vs Wycombe Wanderers
Newport County vs Southampton
Northampton Town vs AFC Wimbledon
Watford vs Crystal Palace


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